By Gordon Rugg
This article is a short summary of an article by Laura Aylward and myself, originally published online in 2004. The full version is here:
Our article is about producing meaningless gibberish text using the table and grille method, with a view to producing text similar to that in the Voynich Manuscript. We found a variety of complex side-effects from various ways of using the table and grille method, which would affect the statistical properties of the output.